Eula Perry Wright, 92

Eula Perry Wright, 92, of Franklinton, died Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014, at Hillside Nursing Center. She was born in Granville County, the daughter of the late Mattie and Lee Perry, and was married to John T. Wright Jr., who preceded her in death. Mrs. Wright was a member of Mt....

Rosa Lee Arrington, 71

Rosa Lee Arrington, 71, of Louisburg, died Friday, Aug. 29, 2014. She is survived by three daughters, Corrine Hicks, Janie Johnson and Peggy Toney, all of Louisburg; two sons, Jasper Toney, of Creedmoor, and James Toney, of Perth Amboy, N.J.; four sisters, Annie Ruth Alston and...

Lola Comer Upton, 80

Lola Comer Upton, 80, of Wake Forest, died Aug. 28, 2014. Lola passed away surrounded by her loving family after a battle with cancer. Born and raised in Randolph County, Lola was the daughter of the late Coy L. and Florence Garner Comer. She was a longtime member of Needham’s...

Genevieve “Gennie” Harrison, 91

Genevieve “Gennie” Lovelace Harrison, 91, of Wake Forest, died Sunday, Aug. 31, 2014, at Hillside Nursing Center. She was born in Castro County, Texas, to the late Irion “Doc” Lovelace and Geneva Savage Lovelace. Mrs. Harrison was the head nurse for the first neonatal intensive...

Gordon M. Joyner, 66

Graveside services for Gordon M. “Butch” Joyner, 66, of Wake Forest, who died Aug. 13, 2014, will take place Saturday, Sept. 6, at noon at the Wake Forest Cemetery.

Osbert Noel Perkins, 80

Osbert Noel Perkins, 80, of Louisburg, died Saturday, Aug. 24, 2014, at Rex Hospital. He was born Aug. 24, 1934, to the late Charles FitzGeorge and Carrie Elizabeth Noël Perkins. He is survived by his daughters, Alison and Nicole Perkins-Isleib and her husband, Bryan, and his...

Doran Long, 25

Doran “Trizzy” Long, 25, of Louisburg, died Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014. He is survived by two sons, Doran Marquis Long Jr. and Jaran Tyron Long, both of Louisburg; parents Robert and Yvonne Long, of Louisburg; sister, Felecia Ann Perry, of Raleigh; and maternal grandfather, Eddie...

Daniel Brooks Harris, 67

Daniel Brooks Harris, 67, of Franklinton, died Sunday, Aug. 31, 2014, at Duke Raleigh Hospital. He was born in Murray County, Tenn., to the late Mack B. Harris and Sarah Goslin Harris. He was the owner and operator of D.B. Harris & Sons Landscaping for more than 30 years, and...

E. Chester Wall, 91

E. Chester Wall, 91, of Salisbury, formerly of Rolesville, died Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014. at the N.C. State Veterans Home. He was born in Wake County, the son of the late Sam Wall and Bessie Pulley Wall. Mr. Wall was a graduate of Rolesville High School in 1940, and was a veteran...

George Carter, 58

George Carter, 58, of Raleigh, died Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014. He is survived by three daughters, Jasmin Carter, of Greensboro; Gabrielle Woodard-Carter, of Brooklyn, N.Y.; and Arianna Carter, of Nashville, N.C.; one son, Jamon Carter, of Raleigh; mother, Nancy Carter, of...

Denver Hill, 88

Denver Howard Hill, 88, of Myrtle Beach, S.C., died Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014, at Wake Medical Center. He was born Oct. 9, 1925, in Charleston, W.Va., to the late Francis Marion and Lorraine McCormick Hill. He served in the U.S. Navy, and then worked as an inspector for the...

Maylon Jones Frazier, 91

Maylon Jones Frazier, 91, of Raleigh, died Friday, Aug. 22, 2014, at his home. He was born and reared on a farm in Franklin County, the son of the late Grover Haywood Frazier and Goldie Hagwood Frazier. He served in the U.S. Army Air Corps as an aerial gunner in WWII, and later...